Egypt protest

22 injured in Egypt`s pro-Morsi protests

At least 22 people were injured Friday during clashes between security forces and supporters of ousted former Islamist president Mohamed Morsi who held anti-government protests across Egypt, a health ministry official said.

Jul 05, 2014, 06:27 AM IST

Egyptian police arrests top Islamist leader after Morsi`s ouster

The most influential Islamist politician, Khairat al-Shater, has been arrested by the Egyptian police on Friday over aiding ousted Islamist President Mohamed Morsi.

Jul 06, 2013, 12:28 PM IST

`Mursi wanted to announce state of emergency` if anti-govt protests turned violent

Egyptian President Mohammad Mursi wanted to announce a state of emergency if security matters went out of hand during planned anti-government protests next week.

Jun 26, 2013, 16:14 PM IST

Egypt: Prominent activists charged over protest

Egypt`s state-run news agency says the state prosecutor has referred 12 activists including several prominent bloggers to trial on charges of instigating violence.

Jun 05, 2013, 22:40 PM IST

Artists protest in Egypt, demand removal of culture minister

Scores of intellectuals and artists in Egypt today broke into the Ministry of Culture and declared an open-ended sit-in inside the building, demanding removal of the Culture Minister for "destroying national culture".

Jun 05, 2013, 21:34 PM IST

Egypt prosecutor to appeal Mubarak verdict; protest continues

84-year-old ailing former dictator was handed down life imprisonment along with his former Interior Minister Habib al-Adly by a Cairo court.

Jun 03, 2012, 16:12 PM IST

Egypt: `100 prisoners killed during protest`

A report described the deaths recorded between January 29 and February 20 as deliberate.

Sep 02, 2011, 10:03 AM IST

Ultraconservative Muslims dominate Egypt protest

Tens of thousands of ultraconservative Muslims called for the implementation of strict Islamic laws.

Jul 30, 2011, 11:35 AM IST